Firewall Analyst - Contract
|Reference||36865431 VIA WOW BROMLEY|
|Date Posted||Tuesday 18th December 2018|
|Closing Date||Friday 18th January 2019|
|Salary||£300.00 per day|
Our client is a leading global provider of financial administrative solutions.
The position calls for a strategic individual who understands business operations, information technology and security and will utilise that knowledge to assist with the Firewall Assurance work for the clients estate and for the overall security position of the organisation to ensure it is aligned with changing business needs and the changing threat landscape.
You will be conducing Firewall Assurance reviews across the whole estate and making changes to the firewalls to reflect findings following their change control process.
You will also provide additional support to the firewall team within the business.
High level network skills
Ability to work with technical and non technical business owners
Firewall changes including rule policy clean up, configuration policy clean up, full maintenance, updates and rule changes
Updating IDS/IPS policies
Management Information reporting
Progressive experience in networking and network security, including advanced firewalling, VPN's and enterprise routing and switching
Professional level understanding of TCP and UDP including the ability to identify route cause of illusive problems through packet capture analysis
Professional understanding of industry standard policies, regulations and compliance
Technical experience of working with Fortinet products
Technical knowledge of TCP/IP, Network Routing protocols
Networking (Cisco etc)
Communicating to Snr Management Level
Strong people management skills
Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field of 5 years plus years of experience working in information security or network management related field in an enterprise environment
CCNA certification preferred or a minimum 3 plus years of experience
3 + years of firewall administration experience
Technical experience of working with the Skybox Firewall Assurance tool or similar